Different Uses of Angle Bars

January 15, 2020

An angle bar or angle iron has various uses in different projects. An angle bar is a metal bracket with a shape of a right-angle triangle, usually made out of galvanized steel. Angle bars have various uses in construction and repair works. In fact, the only limit to their usage is the imagination of the … Continue reading “Different Uses of Angle Bars”

What Is A Purlin Roof?

December 30, 2019

Planning of a strong and reliable roof is extremely important in the construction of a house, building, or a warehouse. Without it, the roofing sheets and tiles have nowhere to rest on and would deviate from their actual positions. Therefore purlin is an integral part of roof construction. Purlins are beams made of steel that … Continue reading “What Is A Purlin Roof?”

Bending Rebar the Right Way

December 15, 2019

Rebar adds strength to the structure of your construction. Whether placed horizontal or vertical, it holds the material tightly and adds durability to the project. However, many times, bending rebar becomes mandatory to use it for a designated purpose. But if the rebar is not bent properly, it might get weak and damaged. Therefore, the … Continue reading “Bending Rebar the Right Way”

R-Panel Roof

November 30, 2019

Choosing the right option for the roof may confuse many as several choices are available. Longevity and aesthetics of the building both need proper attention before finalizing the right option. However, with each passing day, the R-panel roof is gaining popularity. The following benefits are closely linked to the R-Panel roof: Availability  Even if a … Continue reading “R-Panel Roof”

Benefits of stainless steel angle iron

November 15, 2019

A properly planned construction needs a lot of different types of structural steel. And if the steel is stainless, it makes the construction even better and stronger. Stainless steel angle iron is one of the most used parts for making the structure of building stronger. It provides several benefits, some of which are mentioned below: … Continue reading “Benefits of stainless steel angle iron”

Rebar vs Wire Mesh

October 30, 2019

While taking up a concrete construction project or while hiring a contractor, the question that worries many is whether rebar or wire mesh is a better choice for your construction. Both add strength to the concrete, but an argument on rebar vs wire mesh has always been there. Therefore, which one to choose from the … Continue reading “Rebar vs Wire Mesh”

Windows with bars inside

October 15, 2019

Everybody wishes to have their homes protected from theft. Many opt for installing an automatic alarm system that alerts people if someone tries to break into their house. However, a security alarm might be expensive for many and may need fixing if something goes wrong with it. For people who are concerned about their investment … Continue reading “Windows with bars inside”

Creating a Strong Roof With Purlins

September 30, 2019

The roof is one of the most important elements of any construction build. The materials you use to construct your roof will contribute to the roof’s ability to withstand weather events and the wear-and-tear that comes with age. Purlins play a key role in creating a strong roof. Below, we will explain how you can … Continue reading “Creating a Strong Roof With Purlins”

Spice Up Your Project With Decorative Hardware

September 20, 2019

When you are designing your construction project, you know how important the functionality of your build is. Using high-quality materials will keep your building safe and secure for years to come, so it’s important to spend time researching your supplies. Because this can be such a large project, it might be easy to forget about … Continue reading “Spice Up Your Project With Decorative Hardware”

Quality Building Materials Matter

August 22, 2019

Using quality steel is one of the most important things you can do to ensure your construction project is safe, durable, and long-lasting. However, it can be difficult to determine the quality of your steel. Below, we will explain how Fort Bend Steel Supply provides the highest quality steel products for any residential or commercial … Continue reading “Quality Building Materials Matter”